ACI205 - Lighting Design 1: Natural and Artificial Lighting
|Year||2017 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong)|
ACM205 Lighting Design 1: Natural and Artificial Lighting
2 units from: ACI101, ACI102, ACM101, ACM102,
1 x 1 hour Class per week, 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week
This unit introduces students to application of lighting for photography, both natural and artificial and the way in which lighting shapes the aesthetics, mood and formal structure of all photographic images. Students will gain practical skills and theoretical knowledge in the application of various lighting solutions.
This unit provides an introduction to evaluating, working with and controlling ambient natural light as well as providing an introduction to small strobe flash and portable flash kits. Various other types of continuous artificial lighting will also be considered.
Students will undertake exercises which will address various genre and styles such as portraiture and architectural utilising ambient location lighting, low light environments, combined ambient and artificial lighting and various experimental approaches.
The history and theory of lighting and work of significant practitioners will be considered in relation to creative practice assignments.
This unit prepares students with the skills required for ACI302.
Ambient natural lighting project 20%
Artificial lighting project 50%
Genre lighting design project 30%
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